Tuesday, October 24, 2017


Half Of Women' Sexually Harassed At Work, Says BBC Survey

A Person Was Arrested With More Than 100 Grammes Of Heroin In His Possession

Related imageA 44 year old person has been arrested by the Grandpass Police with 100 Grammes and 500 Mili Grammes of Heroin in his possession at Black Bridge area in Grandpass .
Police had also taken into custody money around Rs.538,120 earned through selling Heroin  by the suspect .
The suspect is due to be produced before the Maligakande Magistrate Court today(25).

Twelve Bus Passengers Have Been Injured Due To SLTB -Private Bus Collision

Image result for accidentTwelve Bus Passengers including two pregnant females have been injured and hospitalized due to a Sri Lanka Transport Board(SLTB)-Private Bus collision  occurred at bulagala,Dambulle area last night(24).

The injured were admitted to the Dambulle Base Hospital for treatment.

The accident was occurred after a Sri Lanka Transport Board Bus traveling from Anuradhapura to Matale  had collided with a Private Bus traveling from Anuradhapura to Kandy arrived in from opposite direction .

Most of the injured passengers were traveling in the Private Bus  due to the breaks of the Bus not functioned as a result of the rain prevailed in at the time of the accident caused this according to the driver of the Private Bus.

Cabinet Paper Sumitted To Take Over 480 Estate Sector Hospitals To The Government

Image result for estate sector hospitals sri lankaHealth Minister Dr.Rajitha Senratne had submitted a Cabinet Paper to the Cabinet to take over 480 Estate Sector  Hospitals to the Government from Estate Companies according to the Health Ministry.

After receiving Cabinet approval for the Cabinet Paper ,Health Ministry has planned to develop the  Estate Hospitals identified as need to develop the Ministry has stated.


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Acting Bambalapitiya Grama Sewa Officer And His Assistant Arrested Over Accepting A Bribe Had Been Remanded

The acting Grama Sewa Officer in Bambalapitiya and
his assistant  who were arrested by the Bribery Commission officials yesterday (23)over accepting a Rs.20,000 as a bribe to enter a person's name to a electoral register had been remanded until 07th of November by the Colombo Chief Magistrate today (24).

Acvordingly the acting Grama Sewa Officer Chandana Bandara Ekanayake and his assistant Rengasamy  Chandrakumara have been remanded after being produced before the Colombo Chief Magistrate Lal Ranasinghe Bandara.

Two Indian Nationals Have Been Fined Over Illegally Brought 4300 cigarette Sticks To The Country And Keeping With Them

Minuwangoda District Court Judge Chathuranthi
Perera has today (24)fined Two Indian Nationals over brought  4300 foreign Cigarette sticks to Sri Lanka without paying taxes and keep them in their possession .

Accordingly both the suspects had fined Rs.20,000 each over the charges.

Sri Lanka's First National Epilepsy Center Opened In Colombo National Hospital

Sri Lanka's first National Epilepsy Center built at a cost
of Rs.46,000 billion in Colombo National Hospital has been  innaugurated by the President Maithripala Sirisena and Health Minister Dr.Rajitha Senaratne this morning (24).

Around 85% of the cost spent to built the 10 storied Center had provided by Saudi Development Fund as a loan and the rest of the cost provided by Sri Lankan government according to the Ministry Of Health.

The center is equipped with modern medical facilities including a neuro clinic,neuro pharmacy,EEG Unit,Public communication system and Health Education Unit.

The center has also equipped with an international standard Seminar hall.




A Female Was Arrested In Kilinochchi With A Stock Of Kerala Cannabis

Image result for arrestedA 32 year old Female was arrested by the Special Bureau of Deputy Inspector General Of Police  in Kilinochchi and Mulathivu with 04 Kilo Grammes and 700 Grammes of Kerala Cannabis in her possession in Kilinochchi today (24).

The suspected female was arrested while preparing to transport the stock of Kerala Cannabis from Weththalakeni to Trincomalee area it has been reported.

The female is due to be produced before the Kilinochchi Magistrate Court.

A British National Was Arrested With A Stock Of Wallapatta

Image result for arrestedFort Police have arrested a 35 year old British National with 03 kilo grammes and 370 grammes of Wallapatta ("Gyrinops Walla) in his possession at a hotel in Colombo Fort today(24).

The suspect is sue to be produced before the Colombo Fort Magistrate Court.

Around Six To Seven Females Suffering From Breast Cancer Diagnosed In Sri Lanka Every Month-Dr.Nayana De Alwis

Image result for breast cancer awarenessAround six to seven females suffering from Breast Cancer have been diagnosed in Sri Lanka every month according to the Dr.Nayana De Alwis attached to the National Cancer Control Programme.

Addressing a National Programme On "World Breast Cancer Awareness Month " and Distribution of self breast examination mannequins " held in National Blood Transfusion Center in Narahenpita this noon(24) Dr.Alwis has stressed that around 2350 females suffering from Breast Cancer have been diagnoses in 2009  alone  and 22.2 females per 100,000 population of the country are being  suffering from the disease which can be cured if diagnoses early.

Every 90 second one Breast Cancer death has been reported in somewhere around the globe and every sixty seconds a female suffering from Breast Cancer has been diagnosed she has stressed.